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Who’s Up This Week in NJ Politics
The Bergen Republican assemblywoman took a strong stand against her party organization’s bear-hugging of disgraced former Bergen Sheriff Mike Saudino, that guy kicked to the curb by Democrats after he was caught on tape making racist slurs.
The new head of the Women’s Political Caucus succeeds Chrissy Buteas.
The former PolitickerNJ reporter this week took over as press secretary for Governor Phil Murphy. This is a great development for that huddling handful of people left in the state who prize integrity and competence in government.
The West New Yorker formally assumed the oath of office. At 40, he’s the youngest mayor in udson County right now.
The Star-Ledger veteran editor in recent days has put together several important columns on the ongoing investigation into the activities of the Legislature and the boss who runs it, related to the Economic Development Act of 2013 and the aftermath, including this one.
Who’s Down This Week in NJ Politics
In the words of Don Rickles: “Mike, you shouldn’t have come. You made a fool of yourself, I’m a friend.” But if you ever doubted the unerring inability of New Jerseyeans to find another way to repent of their sins other than in the public arena of politics, take a look at the former Bergen sheriff this week.
The Bergen County GOP chairman enabled Saudino’s return, and now he has not only principled movement conservative Senator Mike Doherty (R-23) chastising him, but the Bergen slate of his own party led by Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi (R-39).
The junior senator from New Jersey continues to limp across the presidential landscape. A Monmouth University Poll this week show Booker one digit removed from former Alaska Senator Mike Gravel at one percent.
In intimidation mode, the Paterson superintendent threatened The Paterson Times with a lawsuit for exposing the school district’s data breach, then backed off.
He ate the largest ethics violation fine in state history, and, as a consequence, lost his Wildwood administrator job.
- Alyana Alfaro Post
- Bergen County GOP
- Chrissy Buteas
- Christopher Fox
- Cory Booker
- Eileen Shafer
- Gabe Rodriguez
- Holly Schepisi
- Jen Mancuso
- Mike Gravel
- Mike Saudino
- Monmouth University Poll
- Paterson Times
- Phil Murphy
- Tom Moran
- West New York
- Women's Political Caucus of New Jersey
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